Entry #5860: Homosexual activity in Singapore

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionSingapore
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female legal
Start DateJan 1, 1999
End DateSep 13, 2018
DescriptionUp to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A. Suggested by an Singaporean Offical to decriminalize. Decriminalization pending. the first openly politician got elected. lesbianism has been legal since 2007. DJ from Singapore is challenging the sodamy law.
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/30/gay-rights-world-best-worst-countries https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#Singapore https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/09/07/india-singapore-gay-sex-section-377-next-country-decriminalise/ https://www.ctvnews.ca/world/singapore-dj-mounts-challenge-of-colonial-era-anti-gay-law-1.4090168


16 Revisions

16. Revision #13587 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
NoteUp to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A. Suggested by an Singaporean Offical to decriminalize. Decriminalization pending. the first openly politician got elected. lesbianism has been legal since 2007. DJ from Singapore is challenging the sodamy law.Up to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A. Suggested by an Singaporean Offical to decriminalize. Decriminalization pending. the first openly politician got elected. lesbianism has been legal since 2007.
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/30/gay-rights-world-best-worst-countries https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#Singapore https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/09/07/india-singapore-gay-sex-section-377-next-country-decriminalise/ https://www.ctvnews.ca/world/singapore-dj-mounts-challenge-of-colonial-era-anti-gay-law-1.4090168https://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/30/gay-rights-world-best-worst-countries https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#Singapore https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/09/07/india-singapore-gay-sex-section-377-next-country-decriminalise/
15. Revision #13068 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/30/gay-rights-world-best-worst-countries https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#Singapore https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/09/07/india-singapore-gay-sex-section-377-next-country-decriminalise/https://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/30/gay-rights-world-best-worst-countries https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#singapore
14. Revision #13067 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
NoteUp to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A. Suggested by an Singaporean Offical to decriminalize. Decriminalization pending. the first openly politician got elected. lesbianism has been legal since 2007.Up to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A. Decriminalization pending. the first openly politician got elected. lesbianism has been legal since 2007.
13. Revision #13056 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-09-132018-08-13
12. Revision #11969 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-08-132018-08-01
11. Revision #11310 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-08-012018-07-18
10. Revision #10684 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female legalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
NoteUp to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A. Decriminalization pending. the first openly politician got elected. lesbianism has been legal since 2007.Up to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A. Decriminalization pending. the first openly politician got elected.
9. Revision #10485 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-182018-07-09
8. Revision #9872 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-07-092018-07-05
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/30/gay-rights-world-best-worst-countries https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#singaporehttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/30/gay-rights-world-best-worst-countries
7. Revision #9626 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-052018-06-22
NoteUp to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A. Decriminalization pending. the first openly politician got elected.Up to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A. Decriminalization pending.
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/30/gay-rights-world-best-worst-countriesNo
6. Revision #9217 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-222018-06-18
5. Revision #8979 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-182018-06-05
NoteUp to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A. Decriminalization pending.Up to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A.
4. Revision #8230 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-06-052018-03-05
3. Revision #6326 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-03-052018-02-25
2. Revision #6057 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-02-252017-09-18
1. Revision #3461 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
NoteUp to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999. Under Penal Code, Chapter XVI, Article 377A.Up to 2 years in prison. Not enforced since 1999.